First Inaugural Address
Justice and unanimity in those states ….
Surviving Fragment of theDiscarded First Inaugural Address
George Washington April 1789
(1) We are this day assembled on a solemn and important occasion.
(2) not as a ceremony without meaning, but with a single reference to our dependence
(3) upon the Parent of all good. It becomes a pleasing commencement of my office to offer my heart-felt congratulations on the happy
(4) Justice, and unanimity in those States